Travel options for:
Plovdiv to Istanbul
  • Bus

    $14 - $36
    1. Plovdiv

      6 h 39 min - 4 times a day

      $12 - $35

    2. Otogar

      12 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Aksaray
  • Night train, train

    $12 - $17
    1. Plovdiv

      3 h 10 min - once daily

      $4 - $6

    2. Kapıkule

      4 h 28 min - once daily

      $5 - $8

    3. Halkali

      42 min - once daily

      $2 - $4

      • Istanbul Sirkeci
  • Night train

    $8 - $10
    1. Plovdiv

      3 h 10 min - once daily

      $4 - $6

    2. Kapikule

      4 h 55 min - once daily

      $3 - $5

      • Istanbul Sirkeci
  • Drive

    $50 - $80
    1. Plovdiv

      4 h 1 min - 259.8 miles

      $50 - $80

      • Istanbul
  • Bus to Sofia, fly

    $76 - $215
    1. Plovdiv

      1 h 43 min - every 3 hours

      $7 - $10

    2. Sofia

      6 min - 4 times a day

      $1 - $2

    3. Podujane

      19 min - 1 miles

    4. Briksel Blvd.

      15 min - every 30 minutes - line 84

      $1

    5. Sofia (SOF)

      1 h 25 min - non-stop

      $65 - $200

    6. Istanbul (IST)

      33 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Istanbul
  • Train to Varna, fly

    $94 - $277
    1. Plovdiv

      5 h 46 min - once daily

      $10 - $11

    2. Varna

      10 min - 5.7 miles

      $2 - $4

    3. Varna (VAR)

      1 h - non-stop

      $80 - $260

    4. Istanbul (IST)

      33 min - every 5 minutes

      $2

      • Istanbul
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From Plovdiv bus to Otogar then Metro to Aksaray. 6 h 53 min 74 ₺. From Plovdiv night train to Kapıkule, train to Halkali, then night train to Istanbul Sirkeci. 10 h 20 min 49 ₺. From Plovdiv night train to Kapikule then night train to Istanbul Sirkeci. 9 h 5 min 31 ₺. From Plovdiv drive to Istanbul. 4 h 1 min 229 ₺. From Plovdiv bus to Sofia, train to Podujane, walk to Briksel Blvd., line 84 bus to Sofia airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul. 7 h 3 min 429 ₺. From Plovdiv train to Varna, taxi to Varna airport, fly to Istanbul airport, then Metro to Istanbul. 9 h 31 min 509 ₺.